Here are some of the people who have been targeted with an FBI and Grand Jury investigation allegedly related to providing “material support” to a foreign terrorist organization.
Nine of the activists are trade unionists – founding members, officers, staff, member activists, and leaders in AFSCME, SEIU and Teamsters union locals. They are antiwar activists.
The activists subpoenaed include 17 women and 6 men, ranging in age from early 20s to 71. Eight are parents of young children ranging in age from 18 months to 6 years of age. One is a great-grandmother. They are workers – including teachers, clerical workers, and cooks. They are mothers, fathers and community organizers.
Dissent is not a crime.
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